Job interviews are stressful experiences for most of us. Even though face-to-face interviews are common, phone (or Skype) interviews have grown in the past few years. It is even truer for YBorder candidates as they tend to be looking for jobs abroad. As a means of convenience, most candidates that live in a different country than the one they’re applying in resort to phone or Skype interviews.
Today, we are focusing on a common phenomenon experienced by travelers and expats: culture shock. Living in a foreign country can sometimes be difficult. Indeed, differences in cultures and habits can make one feel a bit lost and lonely. Culture shock affects people living far from home. It’s a feeling of personal disorientation when experiencing a new and unfamiliar way of life. A person undergoing culture shock can go through four different phases: honeymoon, negotiation, adjustment, and adaptation.
Have you ever encountered the perfect job offer but it turned out it was not located in the country you were living in? Are you often thinking you are missing job opportunities because they are situated overseas? Then why not jump on the opportunity to find your dream job in another country? In this article we’ll provide you some essential tips to be well prepared when looking for a job abroad.
Get ready for a cultural overdose in London
Those expecting to live the supposedly real English countryside life à la Harry Potter will need to expect to live a lot more when moving to London! London is a nearly 9 million inhabitant big metropolis spanning an area of 1,572 km2 making it the biggest city in Europe. Continue Reading “London: the city you will fall in love with!”
YBorder is the only platform that helps tech talents to find the perfect job in the country of their dream. This week we will focus on Amsterdam, a great country for the bikes lovers but also for digital opportunities!